Economics of Lignocellulosic Ethanol Production From Energy Cane

A probabilistic financial model was developed to assess the economic feasibility of energy-cane-based hydrolysis ethanol production. At an expected price of $1.97/gallon and no tax credit, the chances of a positive NPV were 70%. By slightly increasing feedstock and ethanol yields by 5 units, the chances rose to 95%.


Issue Date:
2013-02
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/142773
Total Pages:
21
JEL Codes:
Q42




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